Thursday, March 20, 7:30 p.m.
Since 1991, Brent Wallarab has been lead trombonist with the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, the jazz orchestra in residence at the Smithsonian Institute’s Museum of American History in Washington, D.C.
This production by the Department of Theatre premiers with a preview performance on Thursday, April 10.
UIndy's 7th Annual Jazz Week, featuring prominent combos and big bands of local, regional and national renown, is April 7 through 12. Performances are held at 7:30 p.m. in the Christel DeHaan Fine Art Center's Ruth Lilly Performance Hall. Admission prices vary.
Tamar Kander and James Brooke live and work in Nashville, Indiana. Kander, an abstract painter, immigrated to the United States from South Africa in 1988 and has established a successful career exhibiting her works nationally. Brooke is a ceramic artist who splits his time between teaching and exhibiting his works in national recognized craft galleries.
The Mu Phi Epsilon Benefit Concert originally planned for Thursday, February 13 has been postponed to Thursday, March 27.
The Department of Theatre will present four productions during its 2013 - 2014 season.
Richard Ratliff presents an evening of personal favorites from the 18th through 21st centuries, with music of European masters C.P.E. Bach (in honor of his 300th birthday), Beethoven, Chopin, and Kodaly, along with American composers Aaron Copland, Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, and UIndy’s John Berners (the premiere of his Star Harp Tender, commissioned by the Indiana Music Teachers Association).